At the end of Kidlit Summer School 2014 we invited those who participated to write an essay on the topic What I Learned in Summer School as a final exam. As we move toward Summer School 2015, it is time to share some of those inspirational essays! Thank you to Jan Godown Annino for turning in this super-fun essay. If you missed Summer School last year, you can still check out all of the posts she mentions right here on the blog! If you were with us last summer, this post is sure to bring back fond memories. Thank you Jan!
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Hanging out with all the spiffy Nerdy Chicks this summer in
school felt more like being in a mighty cool camp.
EVERY dang day the NC camp flashlite (mini, on a key chain)
illuminated my way in the dark. EVERY day. EVERY nite.
For brevity, just some of the flashes/catalysts:
Kathy Erskine, National Book Award-Winning Kick-off Pro –
me to understand the walk, shoes & more of the MC.
system of writing puts my stalled MG novel back on track. Will
read his books. Another plus from camp, many new title
for another MG, I find a fun poodle picture book story.
Glad she sends writers off to acting class. Wanna do that.
letters idea) now, but you get the Nerdy Chicks Summer
School camp snapshot. It is an ultra-cool place to tent, take
nerdy notes & thrill to seeing your story(s) skip forward. Plus,
the ice cream flavors (thank you, Ame + Dyckman) are
Too. Much. Fun.
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